NEW YORK -- South African Tourism coordinated with tour operators
to present a series of tours commemorating the 10th anniversary of
the establishment of a democratic government.
The tours, offered through the year, are designed to showcase
the country's attractions with an emphasis on its history and
Tour operators participating in the initiative are Safari
Ventures, African Horizons, David Tours, Sita World Travel, Big
Five Tours & Expeditions and Brendan Worldwide Vacations.
Sample itineraries include Brendan's eight night Classic South
Africa tour, priced at $1,999 per person, double, visiting Cape
Town, Soweto, the Winelands and Kruger National Park; and Big Five
Tours' nine night 10th Anniversary of the Democracy of South Africa
itinerary, priced from $2,895 per person, visiting Cape Town,
Johannesburg, Port Elizabeth, Soweto, Shamwari and Robben Island
(where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned).
To book the plans -- which pay 10% commission -- or find out
more details, contact the operators directly.
To contact reporter David Cogswell, send e-mail to [email protected].